About FYC

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First Year Cleveland’s mission is to mobilize the community through partnerships and a unified strategy to reduce infant deaths including racial disparities.

Learn more about this community collaboration of expectant parents, parents, community leaders, philanthropic organizations, government entities, health providers, educational institutions, nonprofits, faith-based and business entities in our Strategic Plan.

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, First Year Cleveland’s fiscal agent, provides office space, legal, and human resources services at no cost.

Funders include Ohio Department of Medicaid, Ohio Department of Health including Cleveland-Cuyahoga County Ohio Equity Institute, Cuyahoga County, County Executive Armond Budish and Cuyahoga County Council, City of Cleveland, Cleveland Mayor Frank G. Jackson and Cleveland City Council.

First Year Cleveland Strategic Plan


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